9780132286701

Parents as Partners in Education : Families and Schools Working Together

by
  • ISBN13:

    9780132286701

  • ISBN10:

    013228670X

  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/2008
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • View Upgraded Edition

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
List Price: $105.00 Save up to $100.75
  • Buy Used
    $4.25

    IN STOCK USUALLY SHIPS IN 24-48 HOURS

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

Parents as Partners in Education: Families and Schools Working Together,seventh edition, uniquely provides comprehensive coverage of the history of parenting and parent/school collaboration, current issues and immigration trends affecting American schools and communities, diverse family structures and ethnic groups, and many techniques that teaching professionals can use to engage family members ofallchildren more completely as partners in education. Chapters on working with families of children with special needs and on child abuse are other remarkable aspects of this text.

Author Biography

Eugenia Hepworth Berger is professor emerita of education at Metropolitian State College.

Table of Contents

Family Involvement-Essential for a Child's Development
Families and Communities: Overview, Trends, and Insights
Working with Culturally Diverse Groups
Historical Overview of Family Life, Diverse Famlies, and Parent Involvement
Effective Home-School-Community Relationships
Communication and Parent Programs
Collaborative Leadership-Working with Parents
School-Based Programs
Home-Based Programs
Working with Parents of a Child with Disabilities
The Abused Child
Rights, Responsibilities, and Advocacy
Bibliography
Index
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Write a Review